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Of, relating to, or being the grammatical case indicating placement within a location in some languages, as in Finnish Helsinkissä, "in Helsinki."
1. The inessive case.
2. A word or form in the inessive case.
(Linguistics) (in the grammar of Finnish and related languages) denoting a case of nouns, etc, used when indicating the location of the referent
(Linguistics) the inessive case
[C20: from Latin inesse to be in]